Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other (39-9099)

Occupation description:  All personal care and service workers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 636715 12.48 1523
United States 93,20099,100 6.3590 2,1002,690

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with high employment opportunities. Read more.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 13.359.1410.28 12.4515.5318.47
Alaska 17.499.809.81 20.6723.5125.22

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
805105 13.038.5 30.8
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation368
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation79
UI claimants previously working in occupation59
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 591
Number of job position postings 164
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.6

Alaska Licensing Information

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training